Today you are you

Today you are you Aylake Quote
Today you are you

Today you are you,

that is truer thaw true.


who is youer than YOU!

“Life often teaches us through our wrong turns and missed possibilities.” – Anne Wilson Schaef

“A man is not called wise because he talks and talks again; but if he is peaceful, loving and fearless then he is in truth called wise.” – Buddha

“The wisest man is he who does not believe he is wise.” – Proverb

“While planning for the future is a worthy endeavour, you have to also enjoy the moment and cultivate the of deciding when to toggle between present and future from the experiences of the past.” – Brian Maddox


“By the way, you want to live your life in such a way that the friend(s) you turn to know that you would do the same for them, if the situation were reversed!” – Wally Amos

“Begin now to be what you will be hereafter.” – Saint Jerome

“We have to do the best we are capable of. This is our sacred human responsibility.” – Albert Einstein

“Everything is possible. The impossible just takes longer.” – Dan Brown

“The brain is wider than the sky.” – Emily Dickinson


“Two roads diverged in a wood, and I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference.” – Robert Frost

“In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.” -Robert Frost

“We have always held to the hope, the belief, the conviction that there is a better life, a better world, beyond the horizon.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt

“Life takes on meaning when you become motivated, set goals and charge after them in an unstoppable manner.” – Les Brown

“Resist much, obey little.” – Walt Whitman


“Men must live and create. Live to the point of tears.” – Albert Camus

“Live, travel, adventure, bless, and don’t be sorry.” – Jack Kerouac

“And your very flesh shall be a great poem.” – Walt Whitman

“Our true nationality is mankind.” – H. G. Wells

“Feet, what do I need them for if I have wings to fly.” – Frida Kahlo


“Never let the odds keep you from doing what you know in your heart you were meant to do.” – H. Jackson Brown Jr

“There is more to life than increasing its speed.” – Mahatma Gandhi

“Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile.” – Albert Einstein

“All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.”-  Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.” – Thomas Jefferson


“Wise men make more opportunities than they find.” – Francis Bacon

“Think like a wise man but communicate in the language of the people.” – W.B. Yeats

“If you make friends with yourself you will never be alone.” – Maxwell Maltz

“We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful about what we pretend to be.” – Kurt Vonnegut

“A harmful truth is better than a useful lie.” – Thomas Mann


“Please all, and you will please none.” – Aesop

“Beware the barrenness of a busy life.” – Socrates

“Life is the sum of all your choices.” – Albert Camus

Beauty is a light in the heart

Beauty is a light in the heart Aylake Quote
Beauty is a light in the heart

“Beauty is not in the face; Beauty is a light in the heart.”

“Just because someone stumbles and loses their path, doesn’t mean they’re lost forever.” – Charles Xavier

“All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given to us.” Gandalf

“Sometimes it’s the very people who no one imagines anything of who do the things no one can imagine.” Christopher Morcom

“You cannot live your life to please others. The choice must be yours.” The White Queen, Alice in Wonderland

Famous quotes You cannot live your life to please others Aylake
 You cannot live your life to please others 

“Try not to become a man of success but rather to become a man of value.” – Albert Einstein

“The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.” – Mahatma Gandhi

“No matter who you are or what you look like, how you started off, or how and who you love, America is a place where you can write your own destiny.” – Barack Obama

“Turn your wounds into wisdom.” – Oprah Winfrey

“I don’t think of all the misery but of the beauty that still remains.” – Anne Frank


“Life is a flower of which love is the honey.” – Victor Hugo

“Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened.” – Dr. Seuss

“Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.” – George Bernard Shaw

“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” – Winston S. Churchill

“I can’t give you a sure-fire formula for success, but I can give you a formula for failure: try to please everybody all the time.” – Herbert Bayard Swope


“Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.”

“If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again. Then quit. No use being a damn fool about it.”  – W.C. Fields

“Have no fear of perfection, you’ll never reach it.” – Salvador Dali

“What worries you, masters you.” – John Locke

“There is nothing impossible to him who will try.” – Alexander the Great


“Whatever you do, do with all your might.” – Cicero

“The future starts today, not tomorrow.” – Pope John Paul II

“You are what you believe yourself to be.” – Paulo Coelho

“Do not go where the path may lead; go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“We are what we repeatedly do; excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.” – Aristotle


“Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.” – Oscar Wilde

“The big lesson in life, baby, is never be scared of anyone or anything.” – Frank Sinatra

“To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides.” – David Viscott

“If you aren’t going all the way, why go at all?” – Joe Namath

“Love is an irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.” – Robert Frost


“Those who believe in telekinetics, raise my hand.” – Kurt Vonnegut

“I only regret that I have but one life to give for my country.” – Nathan Hale

“Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.” – Søren Kierkegaard

“The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.” – Mark Twain

“The biggest adventure you can ever take is to live the life of your dreams.” – Oprah Winfrey

If you are always trying to be normal

Funny quotes I hate women because they always know where things are Aylake
Funny quotes I hate women because they always know where things are Aylake

“Every man is guilty of all the good he did not do.” – Voltaire

“I hate women because they always know where things are.” – Voltaire

“A rich man is nothing but a poor man with money.” – W. C. Fields

“Always carry a flagon of whiskey in case of snakebite and furthermore always carry a small snake.” – W. C. Fields

“If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again. Then quit. There’s no point in being a damn fool about it.” – W. C. Fields

Funny quotes If you are always trying to be normal Aylake
Funny quotes If you are always trying to be normal Aylake

“If you are always trying to be normal. You will never know how amazing you can be.”

“A fit, healthy body—that is the best fashion statement.” ― Jess C Scott

“I felt like an animal, and animals don’t know sin, do they?” ― Jess C. Scott

“When life gives you lemons, chunk it right back.” ― Bill Watterson

“Anyone who says he can see through women is missing a lot.” ― Groucho Marx

Funny quotes I have had great success being a total idiot Aylake
Funny quotes I have had great success being a total idiot Aylake

“I’ve had great success being a total idiot.” ― Jerry Lewis

“Rejection is an opportunity for your selection.” ― Bernard Branson

“Instead of committing suicide, people go to work.” ― Thomas Bernhard

“She says you’re not awake until you’re actually out of bed and standing up.” ― Richelle Mead

“A child of five could understand this. Send someone to fetch a child of five.”― Groucho Marx

Funny quotes It is just a job Aylake
Funny quotes It is just a job Aylake

“Outside of a dog, a book is man’s best friend. Inside of a dog it’s too dark to read.” ― Groucho Marx

“I drank some boiling water because I wanted to whistle.” – Mitch Hedberg

“I prefer someone who burns the flag and then wraps themselves up in the Constitution over someone who burns the Constitution and then wraps themselves up in the flag.” – Molly Ivins

“It’s just a job. Grass grows, birds fly, waves pound the sand. I beat people up.” – Muhammad Ali

“God did not intend religion to be an exercise club.” – Naguib Mahfouz

Funny quotes The only time a woman really succeeds in changing a man is when he is a baby Aylake
Funny quotes The only time a woman really succeeds in changing a man is when he is a baby Aylake

“The only time a woman really succeeds in changing a man is when he is a baby.” – Natalie Wood

“It’s always darkest before the dawn. So if you’re going to steal your neighbor’s newspaper, that’s the time to do it.” – Navjot Singh Sidhu

“The only thing that stops God from sending another flood is that the first one was useless.” – Nicolas Chamfort

“When you go into court you are putting your fate into the hands of twelve people who weren’t smart enough to get out of jury duty.” – Norm Crosby

“As you get older three things happen. The first is your memory goes, and I can’t remember the other two.” – Norman Wisdom

Funny quotes Ask me no questions and I will tell you no lies Aylake
Funny quotes Ask me no questions and I will tell you no lies Aylake

“Ask me no questions, and I’ll tell you no lies.” – Oliver Goldsmith

“If you must make a noise, make it quietly.” – Oliver Hardy

“I live on a one-way street that’s also a dead end. I’m not sure how I got there.” -Steven Wright

“Going to church doesn’t make you a Christian any more than going to a garage makes you an automobile.” – Billy Sunday

“Never trust people who smile constantly. They’re either selling something or not very bright.” – Laurell K. Hamilton

You can do 99 things

Inspirational quotes You become what you believe Aylake
You become what you believe 

“There are no traffic jams along the extra mile.” –Roger Staubach

“It is never too late to be what you might have been.” –George Eliot

“You become what you believe.” –Oprah Winfrey

“I would rather die of passion than of boredom.” –Vincent van Gogh

“A truly rich man is one whose children run into his arms when his hands are empty.” –Unknown

Inspirational quotes You can do 99 things for some people and all they remember is the one thing you did not do Aylake
Inspirational quotes You can do 99 things for some people and all they remember is the one thing you did not do Aylake

“You can do 99 things for some people and all they remember is the one thing you didn’t do.”

“It is not what you do for your children, but what you have taught them to do for themselves, that will make them successful human beings.”  –Ann Landers

“If you want your children to turn out well, spend twice as much time with them, and half as much money.” –Abigail Van Buren

“Build your own dreams, or someone else will hire you to build theirs.” – Farrah Gray

“Great things never come from comfort zones.”

Inspirational quotes Never give up on a dream just because of the time Aylake
Inspirational quotes Never give up on a dream just because of the time Aylake

“The grass is greener where you water it.” — Neil Barringham

“Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass anyway.” — Earl Nightingale

“Impossible is just an opinion.” – Paulo Coelho

“Your passion is waiting for your courage to catch up.” – Isabelle Lafleche

“Magic is believing in yourself. If you can make that happen, you can make anything happen.” – Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

Inspirational quotes Hold the vision trust the process Aylake
Inspirational quotes Hold the vision trust the process Aylake

“If something is important enough, even if the odds are stacked against you, you should still do it.” – Elon Musk

“Hold the vision, trust the process.” – Unknown

“Don’t be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.” – John D. Rockefeller

“People who wonder if the glass is half empty or full miss the point. The glass is refillable.” – Unknown

“Just another Magic Monday” – Unknown

Inspirational quotes Dwell on the beauty of life Watch the stars and see yourself running with them Aylake
Inspirational quotes Dwell on the beauty of life Watch the stars and see yourself running with them Aylake

“It’s okay to be a glowstick: Sometimes we have to break before we shine.” – Jadah Sellner

“What is coming is better than what is gone.” – Unknown

“Attitude is a choice. Happiness is a choice. Optimism is a choice. Kindness is a choice. Giving is a choice. Respect is a choice. Whatever choice you make makes you. Choose wisely.”― Roy T. Bennett

“Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them.”― Marcus Aurelius

“Do something today that your future self will thank you for.” –Unknown

Inspirational quotes Your mind is powerful When you fill it with positive thoughts your whole world will change Aylake
Inspirational quotes Your mind is powerful When you fill it with positive thoughts your whole world will change Aylake

“The greatest weapon against stress is the ability to choose one thought over another.” – William James

“It takes nothing to join the crowd. It takes everything to stand alone.” – Hans F. Hansen

“Your mind is powerful. When you fill it with positive thoughts your whole world will change.” – Unknown

“Begin now to be what you will be hereafter.” – Saint Jerome 

“We have to do the best we are capable of. This is our sacred human responsibility.” – Albert Einstein

Even the darkest night

Happiness quotes Once you do something you love Aylake
Happiness quotes Once you do something you love Aylake

“There is only one thing more painful than learning from experience and that is not learning from experience.”  – Archibald McLeish

“Once you do something you love, you never have to work again.”  – Willie Hill

“Anything in life that we don’t accept will simply make trouble for us until we make peace with it.” – Shakti Gawain

“The right way is not always the popular and easy way. Standing for right when it is unpopular is a true test of moral character.” – Margaret Chase Smith

“Persons of high self-esteem are not driven to make themselves superior to others; they do not seek to prove their value by measuring themselves against a comparative standard. Their joy is being who they are, not in being better than someone else.” – Nathaniel Branden

Even the darkest night Aylake Quote
Even the darkest night

“Even the darkest night will end and the sun will rise again.”

“It’s a helluva start, being able to recognize what makes you happy.” – Lucille Ball

“Don’t underestimate the value of Doing Nothing, of just going along, listening to all the things you can’t hear, and not bothering.” – Winnie the Pooh

“Everything is a gift of the universe–even joy, anger, jealously, frustration, or separateness. Everything is perfect either for our growth or our enjoyment.” – Ken Keyes Jr.

“There is no such thing as a problem without a gift for you in its hands. You seek problems because you need their gifts.” – Richard Bach

Happiness quotes Joy is a net of love by which yo can catch souls Aylake
Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls

“If you want to be happy, set a goal that commands your thoughts, liberates your energy, and inspires your hopes.”  – Andrew Carnegie

“If there were in the world today any large number of people who desired their own happiness more than they desired the unhappiness of others, we could have a paradise in a few years.” – Bertrand Russell

“Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls.” – Mother Teresa

“When neither their property nor their honor is touched, the majority of men live content.” – Niccolo Machiavelli

“We have no more right to consume happiness without producing it than to consume wealth without producing it.” – George Bernard Shaw

Happiness quotes Doing what you like is freedom Aylake
Doing what you like is freedom

“We don’t laugh because we’re happy – we’re happy because we laugh.” – William James

“That’s your unlimited desires that are clouding your peace, your happiness.” – Naval Ravikant

“Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened.” – Ludwig Jacobowski

“Doing what you like is freedom. Liking what you do is happiness.” – Frank Tyger

“There is more to life than increasing its speed.” – Mahatma Gandhi

Happiness quotes To be happy you must fancy that everything you have is a gift Aylake
To be happy you must fancy that everything you have is a gift

“Happiness is a conscious choice, not an automatic response.” – Mildred Barthel

“Most people would rather be certain they’re miserable, than risk being happy.” – Robert Anthony

“To be happy, you must fancy that everything you have is a gift, and you the chosen, though you worked your tail off for every bit of it.” – Robert Brault

“Happiness is the experience of loving life. Being happy is being in love with that momentary experience. And love is looking at someone or even something and seeing the absolute best in him/her or it. Love is happiness with what you see. So love and happiness really are the same thing…just expressed differently.” – Robert McPhillips

“Happiness is always a by-product. It is probably a matter of temperament, and for anything I know it may be glandular. But it is not something that can be demanded from life, and if you are not happy you had better stop worrying about it and see what treasures you can pluck from your own brand of unhappiness.” – Robertson Davies

Happiness quotes Happiness does not lead to gratitude Aylake
Happiness does not lead to gratitude

“Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own” – Robert Heinlein 

“Happiness does not lead to gratitude. Gratitude leads to happiness.” – David Steindl-Rast 

“What is happiness? The feeling that power is growing, that resistance is overcome.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

“The deepest satisfaction you’ll find will be when you give all you’ve got on one thing, or when you’ll do absolutely nothing and accept life as it is. Think On and Off. Avoid the middle.” – Maxime Lagacé

“A quiet secluded life in the country, with the possibility of being useful to people to whom it is easy to do good, and who are not accustomed to have it done to them; then work which one hopes may be of some use; then rest, nature, books, music, love for one’s neighbor — such is my idea of happiness.” – Leo Tolstoy 

Jewelry Is Like The Perfect Spice

Jewelry Is Like The Perfect Spice It Always Complements What's Already There Aylake Quote
Jewelry Is Like The Perfect Spice

Jewelry is like

the perfect spice –

it always complements

what’s already there

“Whenever you see a successful business, someone once made a courageous decision.” – Peter F. Drucker

“Winners never quit and quitters never win.” – Vince Lombardi

“A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.” – Albert Einstein

“Risk more than others think is safe. Dream more than others think is practical.” – Howard Schultz

“All progress takes place outside the comfort zone.” — Michael John Bobak


“People who succeed have momentum. The more they succeed, the more they want to succeed, and the more they find a way to succeed. Similarly, when someone is failing, the tendency is to get on a downward spiral that can even become a self-fulfilling prophecy.” — Tony Robbins

“Always deliver more than expected.” — Larry Page

“Business has only two functions – marketing and innovation.” – Peter Drucker

“Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently… A business absolutely devoted to service will have only one worry about profits. They will be embarrassingly large.” —Henry Ford

“I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.” —Thomas Edison


“There is only one boss. The customer. And he can fire everybody in the company from the chairman on down, simply by spending his money somewhere else.”  – Sam Walton

“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” – Winston Churchill

“Never, never, never give up.” – Winston Churchill.

“The man who will use his skill and constructive imagination to see how much he can give for a dollar, instead of how little he can give for a dollar, is bound to succeed.” – Henry Ford

“It’s through curiosity and looking at opportunities in new ways that we’ve always mapped our path at Dell. There’s always an opportunity to make a difference.” – Michael Dell.”


“To waken interest and kindle enthusiasm is the sure way to teach easily and successfully.” – Tryon Edwards

“Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.” – Bill Gates

“Success is often achieved by those who don’t know that failure is inevitable.” – Coco Chanel

“The competitor to be feared is one who never bothers about you at all, but goes on making his own business better all the time.” – Henry Ford

“The good or ill of a man lies within his own will.” – Epictetus


“The great accomplishments of man have resulted from the transmission of ideas of enthusiasm.” – Thomas Watson

“To be successful, you have to have your heart in your business, and your business in your heart.” – Thomas Watson

“Change is not a threat, it’s an opportunity. Survival is not the goal, trans-formative success is.” – Seth Godin

“You are not your resume, you are your work.” – Seth Godin

“There’s no shortage of remarkable ideas, what’s missing is the will to execute them.” – Seth Godin


“When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.” – Henry Ford

“Risk more than others think is safe. Dream more than others think is practical.” – Howard Schultz, CEO of Starbucks.

“Creativity, as has been said, consists largely of rearranging what we know in order to find out what we do not know. Hence, to think creatively, we must be able to look afresh at what we normally take for granted.” – George Kneller

“It’s easy to come up with new ideas; the hard part is letting go of what worked for you two years ago, but will soon be out of date.” –  Roger von Oech

“The critical ingredient is getting off your butt and doing something. It’s as simple as that. A lot of people have ideas, but there are few who decide to do something about them now. Not tomorrow. Not next week. But today. The true entrepreneur is a doer, not a dreamer.” – Nolan Bushnell, founder Atari and Chuck-E-Cheese’s

Trust the timing of your life

Trust the timing of your life aylake quote
Trust the timing of your life

Trust the timing of your life

“We are all alike in so many ways but our failures are unique ways to tell us apart because they are the pointers to each of our separate paths in life.”

“Strength comes when you are least expecting it so when you fail, you better be ready to try again because whether you like it or not, the strength will come. Don’t miss your next opportunity to win.”

“If every person who ever failed had told themselves they were not meant for the job , we would have a world filled with unfinished businesses. You are still a perfect fit even though you failed.”

“Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm.” – Winston Churchill

“Don’t worry about failures, worry about the chances you miss when you don’t even try.” – Jack Canfield


“There is no such thing as failure, only learning experiences.” – Anonymous

“Don’t think of it as failure. Think of it as time-released success.” – Robert Orben

“Sport and life is about losing. It’s about understanding how to lose.” – Lynn Davies

“Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.” – Charlie Chaplin

“Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.” – Thomas A. Edison


“Success is usually the culmination of controlling failure.” – Sylvester Stallone

“Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising every time we fail.” – Confucius

“Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.” – Henry Ford

“When I was young, I observed that nine out of ten things I did were failures. So I did ten times more work.” – George Bernard Shaw

“If you are afraid of failure, you don’t deserve to be successful.” — Charles Barkley


“Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. It is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead-end street.” — William A. Ward

“Courage allows the successful woman to fail and learn powerful lessons from the failure. So that in the end, she didn’t fail at all.” — Maya Angelou

“You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still come out of it.” – Maya Angelou

“You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you don’t try.” – Beverly Sills

“Love the moment. Flowers grow out of dark moments. Therefore, each moment is vital. It affects the whole. Life is a succession of such moments and to live each, is to succeed.” – Corita Kent


“If you aren’t making mistakes, you aren’t taking enough risks.” – Debbie Millman 

“A hundred failures would not matter, when one single success could change the destiny of the world.” – Arthur C. Clarke

“You’ll always miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.” – Wayne Gretzky

“A man must be big enough to admit his mistakes, smart enough to profit from them, and strong enough to correct them.” – John C. Maxwell

“There are no failures – just experiences and your reactions to them.” – Tom Krause


“In a world that’s changing really quickly, the only strategy that is guaranteed to fail is to not taking risks.” – Mark Zuckerberg

“If you set your goals ridiculously high and it’s a failure, you will fail above everyone else’s success.” – James Cameron

“Victory has a hundred fathers, but failure is an orphan.” – John F. Kennedy

“When you fail to prepare, you’re preparing to fail.” – John Wooden 

“Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.” – Robert F. Kennedy

Not all of us can do great things

Not all of us can do great things aylake quote
Not all of us can do great things

Not all of us can do great things.

But we can do small things

with great love.

“Our happiest moments as tourists always seem to come when we stumble upon one thing while in pursuit of something else.” – Lawrence Block

“You will, if you’re wise and know the art of travel, let yourself go on the stream of the unknown and accept whatever comes in the spirit in which the gods may offer it.” – Freya Stark

“The air was soft, the stars so fine, the promise of every cobbled alley so great, that I thought I was in a dream.” – Jack Kerouac

“Actually, the best gift you could have given her was a lifetime of adventures.” – Lewis Carroll 

“If happiness is the goal – and it should be, then adventures should be top priority.” -Richard Branson


“Not all those who wander are lost.” – J. R. R. Tolkien

“Don’t be afraid to fail, be afraid not to try.”

“Wake up and be awesome!” 

“Travel far enough you meet yourself.” – David Mitchell

“Life is better when you smile!”


“We wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfillment.” – Hilaire Belloc

“I met a lot of people in Europe. I even encountered myself.” – James Baldwin

“A journey is best measured in friends, rather than miles.” – Tim Cahill

“As soon as I saw you, I knew an adventure was about to happen.” – Winnie the Pooh

“It doesn’t matter where you’re going, it’s who you have beside you.” – Unknown


“She’s a mess of gorgeous chaos. And you can see it in her eyes.”

“Believe in the power of yourself”

“Better an oops than a what if.”

“Make them stop and stare.”

“The value of your travels does not hinge on how many stamps you have in your passport when you get home.” – Rolf Potts


“People travel to faraway places to watch, in fascination, the kind of people they ignore at home.” – Rolf Potts

“Travel can be a kind of monasticism on the move: on the road, we often live more simple, with no more possessions than we can carry, and surrendering ourselves to chance. This is what Camus meant he said that “what gives value to travel is fear” – disruption, in other words, (or emancipation) from circumstance, and all the habits behing which we hide.” – Pico Iyer

“Curiosity about the extraordinary in the ordinary moves the heart of the traveler intent on seeing behind the veil of tourism.” – Phil Cousineau

“Once you have traveled, the voyage never ends… The mind can never break off from the journey.” – Pat Conroy

“It’s not where you are today that counts. It’s where you are headed.” – Arthur F. Lenehan


“Ownership of most things is overrated. Ownership of worldly experience is not.” – Dave Levant

“A great way to learn about your country is to leave it.” – Henry Rollins

“All travel has its advantages. If the passenger visits better countries, he may learn to improve his own, and if fortune carries him to worse, he may learn to enjoy it.” – Samuel Johnson

“The true fruit of travel is perhaps the feeling of being nearly everywhere at home.” – Freya Stark 

The best is yet to come

The best is yet to come aylake quote
The best is yet to come

The best is yet to come!

“Everything that is really great and inspiring is created by the individual who can labor in freedom.” – Albert Einstein

“Independence is a heady draught, and if you drink it in your youth, it can have the same effect on the brain as young wine does. It does not matter that its taste is not always appealing. It is addictive and with each drink you want more.” – Maya Angelou

“Better to die fighting for freedom then be a prisoner all the days of your life.” – Bob Marley 

“Freedom is the will to be responsible to ourselves.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

“In the truest sense, freedom cannot be bestowed; it must be achieved.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt


“I read somewhere… how important it is in life not necessarily to be strong… but to feel strong.” – Christopher McCandless 

“Freedom is the oxygen of the soul.” –  Moshe Dayan

“I don’t care whether you’re a top Wall Street banker, if somebody has to tell you when to be at work, what to wear, and how to behave, you’re not a free person.” – Naval Ravikant

“The English did not come to America from a mere love of adventure, nor to truck with or convert the savages, nor to hold offices under the crown, as the French to a great extent did, but to live in earnest and with freedom.” – Henry David Thoreau

“The freedom from something is not true freedom. The freedom to do anything you want to do is also not the freedom I am talking about. My vision of freedom is to be yourself.” – Rajneesh


“Follow your dreams. or you’ll spend the rest of your life working for someone who did.” – Anonymous

“Be free.” 

“He who gives his freedom for safety gets none of them.” – Thomas Jefferson

“The function of freedom is to free someone else.” – Toni Morrison

“The day you stop racing, is the day you win the race.” – Bob Marley


“There is nothing so disobedient as an undisciplined mind, and there is nothing so obedient as a disciplined mind.” – Buddha

“My feet are my only carriage.” –  Bob Marley

“It is your attachment that creates hell.” – Rajneesh

“Can you remember who you were before the world told you who you should be?” – Unknown

“If you cannot be free be as free as you can.” –  Ralph Waldo Emerson


“He moves fastest who moves alone.” – Milton Friedman

“Resist much, obey little.” – Walt Whitman

“I love to create, and to me, the ultimate freedom of expression is a blank canvas or a block of clay to capture whatever emotions your imagination gives it.” –  Daniel Boulud

“Freedom is a scary thing. Most people don’t want it.” – Laurie Anderson

“Art, freedom and creativity will change society faster than politics.” – Victor Pinchuk


“Liberty, n. One of imagination’s most precious possessions.” – Ambrose Bierce

“The work of art is a scream of freedom.” – Christo

“A slave is one who waits for someone to come and free him.” – Ezra Pound

“Freedom is to be free of attachments, and the main attachment is to the ‘I’-self.” – Mooji

“It’s only after you’ve lost everything that you’re free to do anything.” – Chuck Palahniuk

“One is not wise because he talks a good deal. They are wise who are patient, and free from hate and fear.” –  Buddha

“No one and nothing can free you but your own understanding.” – Ajahn Chah

My beauty comes from having my own style

My beauty comes from having my own style aylake quote
My beauty comes from having my own style

My beauty comes

from having

my own style,

living my own way

and knowing

my own mind….

“The Stock Market is designed to transfer money from the Active to the Patient.” – Warren Buffett

“Persist – don’t take no for an answer. If you’re happy to sit at your desk and not take any risk, you’ll be sitting at your desk for the next 20 years.” – David Rubenstein

“If you took our top fifteen decisions out, we’d have a pretty average record. It wasn’t hyperactivity, but a hell of a lot of patience. You stuck to your principles and when opportunities came along, you pounced on them with vigor.” – Charlie Munger

“When buying shares, ask yourself, would you buy the whole company?” – Rene Rivkin

“If you have trouble imagining a 20% loss in the stock market, you shouldn’t be in stocks.” – John Bogle


“Money moves from those who do not manage it to those who do.” – Dave Ramsey

“The money you have gives you freedom; the money you pursue enslaves you.” – Jean-Jacques Rousseau

“There are a great many people accumulating what they think is vast wealth, but it’s only money.” –  Alan Watts

“My favorite things in life don’t cost any money. It’s really clear that the most precious resource we all have is time.” – Steve Jobs

“Wealth is not about having a lot of money; it’s about having a lot of options.” – Chris Rock


“The real measure of your wealth is how much you’d be worth if you lost all your money.” – Anonymous

“Money is a terrible master but an excellent servant.” – P.T. Barnum

“Try to save something while your salary is small; it’s impossible to save after you begin to earn more.” – Jack Benny

“Money grows on the tree of persistence.” –  Japanese proverb 

“The fools in life want things fast and easy — money, success, attention.” –  Robert Greene


“If you cannot control your emotions, you cannot control your money.” –  Warren Buffett

“Money, like vodka, turns a person into an eccentric.” – Anton Chekhov

“Money has no grey areas. You either make it or you lose it.” –  Kevin O’Leary

“Words are the money of fools.” – Thomas Hobbes

“Fortune sides with him who dares” –  Virgil


“The acquisition of wealth is no longer the driving force in our lives. We work to better ourselves and the rest of humanity.” –  Captain Jean-Luc Picard

“The world is more malleable than you think and it’s waiting for you to hammer it into shape.” – Bono

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” –  Eli Broad

“Go into the world and do well. But more importantly, go into the world and do good.” –  Minor Myers Jr

“As the purse is emptied, the heart is filled.” –  Victor Hugo


“I just sit in my office and read all day.” – Warren Buffett 

“I never took a day off in my twenties. Not one.” –  Bill Gates

“Be nice to nerds. Chances are you’ll end up working for one.” –  Bill Gates

“It’s okay to have your eggs in one basket as long as you control what happens to that basket.” –  Elon Musk

“Starting and growing a business is as much about the innovation, drive and determination of the people who do it as it is about the product they sell.” –  Elon Musk


Be As You Wish To Seem

Be As You Wish To Seem
Be As You Wish To Seem

Be As You Wish To Seem

“Work hard in silence. Let your success be your noise.” – Unknown

“You don’t get the things you dream of, you get the things that you work for.” – Ursula Callistis

“The funny thing about the heart is a soft heart is a strong heart, and a hard heart is a weak heart.” – Criss Jami

“Patience is not simply the ability to wait – it’s how we behave while we’re waiting.” – Joyce Meyer

“God will bring the right person into your life at the right time. Always believe that! If they are not there, God isn’t finished yet!” – Shannon L. Alder


“Patience attracts happiness; it brings near that which is far.” – Swahili proverb

“Take time for all things: great haste makes great waste.” – Benjamin Franklin

“Impatience only makes you look weak. It is a principal impediment to power.” – Robert Greene

“Keep the faith. The most amazing things in life tend to happen right at the moment you’re about to give up hope.” – Unknown

“Patience is the companion of wisdom.” – St. Augustine


“Work and wait, work and wait is what God says to us in creation.” – Josiah Gilbert Holland

“Hope is patience with the lamp lit.” – Tertullian

“There is no road too long to the man who advances deliberately and without undue haste; there are no honors too distant to the man who prepares himself for them with patience.” – Jean de la Bruyere

“Patience is necessary, and one cannot reap immediately where one has sown.” – Soren Kierkegaard

“God has perfect timing; never early, never late. It takes a little patience and it takes a lot of faith but it’s worth the wait.” – Unknown


“Experience has taught me this, that we undo ourselves by impatience. Misfortunes have their life and their limits, their sickness and their health.” – Michel de Montaigne

“Our patience will achieve more than our force.” – Edmund Burke

“The two hardest tests on the spiritual road are the patience to wait for the right moment and the courage not to be disappointed with what we encounter.” – Paulo Coelho

“To lose patience is to lose the battle.” – Mahatma Gandhi

“All men commend patience, although few are willing to practice it.” – Thomas a Kempis


“Tolerance is the oil which takes the friction out of life.” –  Wilbert E. Scheer

“Trying to understand is like straining through muddy water. Have the patience to wait! Be still and allow the mud to settle.” –  Lao Tzu

“To understand the true quality of people, you must look into their minds, and examine their pursuits and aversions.” –  Marcus Aurelius

“The only thing that isn’t worthless: to live this life out truthfully and rightly. And be patient with those who don’t.” –  Marcus Aurelius

“A boxer derives the greatest advantage from his sparring partner – and my accuser is my sparring partner. He trains me in patience, civility and even temper.” –  Marcus Aurelius


“Stressors are everywhere. Each and every day, we run into situations that constantly test us, rob us of our patience, strip us of our sanity, impact our focus, and cause us to lose control of our days.”-  Colleen Archer

“Showing kindness, patience and faith in yourself when you do make mistakes.” – Eileen Rose Giadone

“When it comes to patience, we don’t have to change old habits; we can build better ones.” – Sue Bender

“The benefits of living a simple life are not immediate so be sure to have the patience to wait for the fruits of your efforts.” – Ryan Cooper

“I take things as they come and find that patience and persistence tend to win out in the end.” – Paul Kane